Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

000
WHUS41 KLWX 212019
CFWLWX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
419 PM EDT WED SEP 21 2016


MDZ017-220000-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0067.160921T2019Z-160922T0000Z/
ST. MARYS-
419 PM EDT WED SEP 21 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
EDT THIS EVENING.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...UP TO 1 FOOT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL NORMAL.

* TIMING...WITHIN A COUPLE HOURS OF HIGH TIDE.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR SHORELINE INUNDATION AT SENSITIVE
  LOCATIONS SUCH AS ON SAINT GEORGE ISLAND.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDE...
POINT LOOKOUT...6:04 PM...
COLTON POINT...7:16 PM...
PINEY POINT...6:40 PM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

STRAITS POINT MD
MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   21/06 PM     2.7      1.8      0.9     MINOR
   22/07 AM     2.3      1.6      0.7      NONE
   22/07 PM     2.4      1.7      0.7      NONE
   23/08 AM     2.2      1.5      0.7      NONE
   23/09 PM     2.4      1.7      0.7      NONE
   24/09 AM     2.1      1.5      0.6      NONE

$$

MDZ014-220400-
/O.NEW.KLWX.CF.Y.0067.160922T0000Z-160922T0400Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-
419 PM EDT WED SEP 21 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC HAS
ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT.

* TIDAL ANOMALY...UP TO 1 FOOT ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL NORMAL.

* TIMING...WITHIN A COUPLE HOURS OF HIGH TIDE. THE NEXT HIGH TIDE
  AT ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY WILL BE AT 10:19 PM.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF SENSITIVE LOCATIONS SUCH
  AS THE ANNAPOLIS CITY DOCK.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

&&

ALL TIDE HEIGHTS ARE RELATIVE TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.
TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDES ARE APPROXIMATE TO THE NEAREST HOUR.

ANNAPOLIS MD
MINOR 2.4 FT, MODERATE 3.3 FT, MAJOR 6.0 FT

               TOTAL    ASTRO
   DAY/TIME     TIDE     TIDE   ANOMALY   FLOOD
                /FT/     /FT/     /FT/   CATEGORY
  ----------  -------   ------- -------  --------
   21/10 PM     2.5      1.8      0.7     MINOR
   22/09 AM     1.7      1.3      0.4      NONE
   22/11 PM     2.2      1.7      0.5      NONE
   23/10 AM     1.7      1.2      0.5      NONE
   24/12 AM     2.5      1.7      0.8     MINOR
   24/12 PM     1.4      1.2      0.2      NONE

$$

$$

HTS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.